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Untold Tennessee: A Year Long Celebration

Governor Bill Lee has announced “Untold Tennessee” as the theme for a yearlong celebration commemorating 225 years of statehood. Tennesseans are invited to attend events and activities in all 95 counties and submit stories that showcase their area of the…

Local 4-H Members Participate In Sub-Regional Contest

By: Sarah Ferrell, 4-H Youth Development Extension Agent III What are your greatest fears?  For most people, public speaking is at the top of the list.  However, this is a skill that is important no matter what career field you…

Forecasted Freezing Temps Should Pause Planting

From Bruce Steelman, UT Extension Office We keep sliding back into a ‘below normal’ temperature pattern for April, and close to freezing temperatures with rain in this week’s forecast has created some concern about viability of corn and soybeans planted…

Employment Increased Across the State During March

In March, Tennessee employers had the most people on their payrolls since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic one year ago. Despite the increase in job creation during the month, the state did experience a slight increase in overall unemployment.…

Commissioner to Visit Cannon Classes

Tennessee Commissioner of Education Dr. Penny Schwinn will visit Cannon County on Friday, April 16th, 2021.  She will visit Woodland Elementary School and Cannon County High School.  While at Woodland Elementary School Commissioner Schwinn will visit students in classrooms and…

Market Study Explores Tennesseans’ Perspectives on COVID-19 Vaccine

The Tennessee Department of Health released results from a third party, statewide quantitative and qualitative survey of more than 1,000 adult Tennesseans exploring sentiments around the COVID-19 vaccine. The COVID-19 vaccine is voluntary in Tennessee and this survey explored perspectives…